Classical music in London 5th Nov, Guy Fawkes Night

Classical music in London on Bonfire Night, Sat 5th November

Our guide to classical music in London on Bonfire Night, Saturday 5 November 2016.

Classical music in London: Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall Classical music at the Royal Festival Hall London. The London Philharmonic will be performing Beethoven's "Mass in D" (Missa Solemnis) at the Royal Festival Hall.
Classical music in London: Anastasia at Royal Opera House

to Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Kenneth MacMillan's "Anastasia", about the last survivor of the Russian Romanovs. Anastasia will be playing at the Royal Opera House on Sat 5th November 2016.
Theatre show in London: Amadeus at Olivier Theatre

Olivier Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "Amadeus", which tells the story of the young composer Mozart.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium.

That’s all of the classical music, but there are lots of other events taking place on 5 November including:

Ghost Tour of Hampton Court Palace5 NovemberSpend a spooky night at Hampton Court being led around the courtyards, whilst listening to some spine-tingling ghost stories.

Half A Sixpence — Flash, Bang, Wallop!5 NovemberCameron Mackintosh and Julian Fellowes are bringing ‘Half A Sixpence’ to the West End, based on HG Well’s novel.

“King Lear” — Glenda Jackson, Jane Horrocks5 NovemberOscar winner Glenda Jackson is reprising her role as King Lear in Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy, at the Old Vic Theatre.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child5 NovemberPalace Theatre has snapped up the rights to “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” — a brand-new story by JK Rowling.

Micky Flanagan (work in progress show)5 NovemberEast End comedy cockney geezer Micky Flanagan will be doing some ‘work in progress’ shows at the Leicester Square Theatre.

Meet astronomers at Hampstead Observatory5 NovemberHampstead Observatory has a small six-inch refractor inside a rotating dome, and is very popular with amateur astronomers.

The Noise Next Door, at the Boat Show Comedy Club5 NovemberThe Noise Next Door will appearing at the Boat Show Comedy Club onboard the Tattershall Castle on the Embankment.

Ancient Sunken Cities — Egypt’s Lost Worlds5 NovemberThis fantastic new exhibition at the British Museum will explore the ancient sunken cities that have been discovered in Egypt.

Visscher’s London of 1616 — Redrawn for 20165 NovemberThe Guildhall Art Gallery will be showing Visscher’s image of medieval London alongside a new version by Robin Reynolds.


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